Plant.id API is a machine learning plant identification

Doing business in agriculture, the environment, or a smart garden and need to identify plants? We offer our identification engine over an API and custom solutions to fit your needs.

  • Unlimited scalability
  • Easy integration
  • Complex plant info

Best on the market

12 000+

identifiable plant species


identification accuracy

2 seconds

max. length of identification

Who is Plant.id for?

We use cutting edge methods of machine learning and train customized peed convolutional neural networks to ensure the best possible results.

Smart garden

  • Gardening mobile apps
  • Computer vision for garden technology

Environment research

  • Sample evidence support
  • Passportization
  • Monitoring of invasive species

Agriculture applications

  • Precise fertilization
  • Weed detection on aerial photos

Integrate plant identification into your mobile application

Send us photos of the plant and we will send you multiple plant species suggestions with a probability. Apart from the scientific name of the species, you can also get common names, similar images, taxonomy, and much more information.

Our services

Plant.id Sky
Analysis of drone images
Plant.id API
REST API for plant identification
Plant.id Sensor
Data for precise agriculture

Our happy clients

We are using Plant.id to help our users identify their plants in our iOS app, and it’s been a great service both for us but especially for our users – who are amazed. The accuracy and reliability of Plant.id is awesome and the help and support you get from the team is amazing.

CEO, Strömming AB

Although a human expert always has the final word in FlowerChecker, suggestions by Plant.id speeds up the identification process and makes it more accurate. Plant.id is especially valuable for alerting botanists about potential confusion with a similar-looking plant.

Leading botanist, FlowerChecker

We’ve partnered with Plant.id to incorporate plant identification into the Vera app. Simply take a photo and let Vera identify the plant in your photo within seconds.